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Workshops

Course and University Curriculum Process Steps

10/5/2016 (Wed) 2-4PM Colusa 100B

Description

If you are involved in a Course Proposal or Change Request (CPCR), this workshop is for you. 

Contact Information

To Register: Login and view the Development & Training System (DTS) Schedule
Event Contact: Email HRSC Professional Development or call (530) 898-6433


More Information

During this broad overview of student course and program development, you will be provided tools, tips and tricks that will make the process easier for you to manage. Bring your favorite question to share at the end of the workshop.

The workshop will address:

  • Using the CPCR online form
  • Understanding what necessitates a program change and advertising
  • Realizing how the online Academic Department Manual can help you
  • Finding all uses of a course in other programs – in moments
  • Identifying dedlines, and what drives them
  • Connecting when CPCR data transfers to the campus catalog, schedule build, and PeopleSoft
  • Sharing FAQs, best practices and lessons learned

Instructor: Nicol Gray, Undergraduate Education Curriculum Coordinator
                 Holly Ferguson, Academic Publications & Scheduling Services Lead

Audience: Campus employees interested in, or responsible for, academic department processes. Targeted towards new staff, chairs, as well as anyone interested in understanding the process or wanting a refresher on the topic.

Sponsor: University Staff Development Program Committee

Reminders

 

Life Cycle of a Purchase Order

9/15/2016 (Thurs) 9-10AM Colusa 100B

Description

We need to buy that…now!

You know your department budget, but do you know how to spend the funds?

Contact Information

To Register: Login and view the Development & Training System (DTS) Schedule
Event Contact: Email HRSC Professional Development or call (530) 898-6433


More Information

Find out about what systems you need access to, how to get the right access, how to submit a purchase requisition, tips about contracts (and who can sign), transactions, becoming a P.O., encumbrances, actuals and closing a P.O.  And… how state fund restrictions may impact your purchase.

Instructor: Sara Rumiano, Director of Procurement & Contract Services

Audience: Open to all faculty, staff and managers who are interested in learning about the process of a purchase order.

Sponsor: Financial Services and Human Resources Service Center

Reminders

Strategies for Avoiding Unconscious Bias in the Hiring Process

• 8/15/2016 (Mon), 9-11AM Colusa 100A
• 10/19/2016 (Wed), 9-11AM Colusa 100B

Description

If you are involved in hiring employees this workshop is for you.

Contact Information

To Register: Login and view the Development & Training System (DTS) Schedule

Event Contact: Email HRSC Professional Development or call (530) 898-6433


More Information

During this overview of unconscious bias and its impact on the hiring process, you will be provided tools and strategies for ensuring that the best candidates apply and are hired for open positions. Time for discussion and opportunities to practice implementing the strategies are included in the workshop.

Instructors  Michelle Morris, Faculty Diversity Officer
                  Beverly Gentry, Professional Development Manager

Audience: Campus employees interested in, or responsible for, hiring personnel. Targeted towards faculty and staff search committee chairs, as well as anyone serving on search committees or interested in best practices towards hiring the best candidate for an open position.

Sponsor: Information Technology Client Services

Reminders

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